The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 512 549 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.15% 5.90% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.85% 8.19% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 337 338
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £22.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +62.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.65 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £140.50 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £34.97
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +0.08%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7474 6705 6047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.13% 72.07% 70.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4217 3738 3163
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 262 261
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 119 £400 +13.47% 28
Berkshire -14 107 £400 -6.43% 20
Buckinghamshire -3 84 £400 - 11
Oxfordshire +6 67 £450 +24.13% 10
Surrey -7 66 £429 +4.89% 21
West Sussex -18 34 £400 +6.66% 11
Kent -11 9 £331 -7.98% 11
Middlesex +8 7 £400 -2.43%
Sussex +1 7 £475 +61.01%
East Sussex -23 3 £325 -2.25% 5
M4 Corridor - 2 £410 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 603 (56.46%) Project Management
2 291 (27.25%) Finance
3 260 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 233 (21.82%) ITIL
5 211 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (18.91%) MS Project
7 182 (17.04%) Microsoft
8 171 (16.01%) PMI Certification
9 154 (14.42%) Telecoms
10 146 (13.67%) MS Excel
11 143 (13.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 138 (12.92%) Security Cleared
13 136 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 132 (12.36%) MS Office
15 116 (10.86%) Change Management
16 111 (10.39%) SC Cleared
17 106 (9.93%) PMP
18 84 (7.87%) Risk Management
19 83 (7.77%) Programme Management
20 77 (7.21%) Migration
21 76 (7.12%) Project Planning
22 75 (7.02%) PMI
23 74 (6.93%) Degree
24 73 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (6.46%) PRINCE
26 66 (6.18%) Service Delivery
27 64 (5.99%) Windows
27 64 (5.99%) MS Visio
27 64 (5.99%) Waterfall
28 63 (5.90%) SharePoint

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 63 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.12%) CMS
3 10 (0.94%) Lync
4 8 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.56%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.47%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.28%) GlassFish
7 3 (0.28%) Apache
7 3 (0.28%) IIS
8 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.19%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.094%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.094%) Moodle
9 1 (0.094%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.094%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.094%) GroupWise
Applications
1 202 (18.91%) MS Project
2 146 (13.67%) MS Excel
3 132 (12.36%) MS Office
4 64 (5.99%) MS Visio
5 45 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.28%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.66%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.37%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.28%) Primavera
6 3 (0.28%) assyst
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.094%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.094%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.094%) Magento
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.094%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.094%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.094%) Agresso
8 1 (0.094%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.66%) SaaS
2 3 (0.28%) IaaS
2 3 (0.28%) Office 365
2 3 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.094%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.094%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.28%) Firewall
2 32 (3.00%) WAN
3 28 (2.62%) LAN
4 20 (1.87%) 3G
5 19 (1.78%) Radio Access Network
6 15 (1.40%) VoIP
7 14 (1.31%) Internet
7 14 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (1.22%) SAN
9 12 (1.12%) VPN
9 12 (1.12%) 2G
9 12 (1.12%) MPLS
9 12 (1.12%) 4G
10 11 (1.03%) Wireless
10 11 (1.03%) Ethernet
11 9 (0.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (0.84%) Network Security
11 9 (0.84%) Broadband
12 8 (0.75%) Unified Communications
13 7 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (0.47%) Big Data
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.28%) DataStage
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.28%) OLAP
6 3 (0.28%) QlikView
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.19%) DB2
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (0.47%) Selenium
2 4 (0.37%) JIRA
3 3 (0.28%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.19%) RequisitePro
4 2 (0.19%) CaliberRM
4 2 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.094%) UltraEdit
5 1 (0.094%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle APEX
General
1 291 (27.25%) Finance
2 154 (14.42%) Telecoms
3 48 (4.49%) Retail
4 32 (3.00%) Banking
5 30 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.25%) Billing
6 24 (2.25%) Publishing
6 24 (2.25%) Marketing
7 14 (1.31%) Automotive
8 11 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.94%) Legal
10 9 (0.84%) Electronics
11 7 (0.66%) Back Office
12 6 (0.56%) Advertising
13 5 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.47%) German Language
14 4 (0.37%) Local Government
14 4 (0.37%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.28%) Law
16 2 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 584 (54.68%) Project Manager
2 118 (11.05%) Analyst
3 58 (5.43%) Business Analyst
4 52 (4.87%) Technical Manager
4 52 (4.87%) Coordinator
5 50 (4.68%) Programme Manager
6 44 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
6 44 (4.12%) IT Project Manager
7 43 (4.03%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 40 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
9 36 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 36 (3.37%) Senior Manager
10 35 (3.28%) Project Coordinator
11 34 (3.18%) Technical Project Manager
12 33 (3.09%) Senior Project Manager
13 29 (2.72%) Agile Project Manager
14 27 (2.53%) Consultant
14 27 (2.53%) Service Manager
15 25 (2.34%) Business Manager
16 22 (2.06%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.84%) Middleware
2 8 (0.75%) .NET
3 4 (0.37%) HTML
4 3 (0.28%) SAML
4 3 (0.28%) XML
4 3 (0.28%) CSS
4 3 (0.28%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.19%) SOAP
5 2 (0.19%) J2EE
5 2 (0.19%) jQuery
6 1 (0.094%) CSS3
6 1 (0.094%) HTML5
6 1 (0.094%) Mason
6 1 (0.094%) OC4J
6 1 (0.094%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.094%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.094%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.094%) Flash
6 1 (0.094%) Web Services
6 1 (0.094%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.02%) PMI
2 73 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (2.81%) NHS
4 26 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.40%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.22%) E-Learning
7 11 (1.03%) Smart Meter
8 10 (0.94%) User Experience
9 9 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.75%) DTV
11 7 (0.66%) Data Integration
11 7 (0.66%) CMDB
12 6 (0.56%) Life Science
13 5 (0.47%) FMCG
13 5 (0.47%) IPTV
14 4 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.37%) GIS
14 4 (0.37%) Open Source
14 4 (0.37%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (5.99%) Windows
2 29 (2.72%) Linux
3 22 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (1.12%) UNIX
5 10 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.47%) AIX
8 4 (0.37%) Android
8 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.19%) Solaris
10 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.094%) NetWare
11 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.094%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 603 (56.46%) Project Management
2 260 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 233 (21.82%) ITIL
4 211 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (10.86%) Change Management
6 84 (7.87%) Risk Management
7 83 (7.77%) Programme Management
8 77 (7.21%) Migration
9 76 (7.12%) Project Planning
10 69 (6.46%) PRINCE
11 66 (6.18%) Service Delivery
12 64 (5.99%) Waterfall
13 60 (5.62%) Change Control
14 59 (5.52%) Scrum
15 54 (5.06%) CRM
16 44 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (4.12%) Software Delivery
17 42 (3.93%) Supplier Management
18 41 (3.84%) E-Commerce
19 38 (3.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (3.46%) SQL
2 30 (2.81%) C
3 8 (0.75%) Java
4 5 (0.47%) PHP
5 4 (0.37%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.37%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.28%) Perl
6 3 (0.28%) C#
7 1 (0.094%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.094%) Uniface
7 1 (0.094%) COBOL
7 1 (0.094%) VB
7 1 (0.094%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 171 (16.01%) PMI Certification
2 143 (13.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 138 (12.92%) Security Cleared
4 136 (12.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 111 (10.39%) SC Cleared
6 106 (9.93%) PMP
7 74 (6.93%) Degree
8 38 (3.56%) APMP
9 36 (3.37%) DV Cleared
10 28 (2.62%) CISSP
11 26 (2.43%) CISM
12 25 (2.34%) CRISC
13 24 (2.25%) ISEB
14 22 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.03%) ISTQB
16 9 (0.84%) HND
17 8 (0.75%) HNC
17 8 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
18 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.96%) QA
2 31 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.62%) SLA
4 23 (2.15%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.47%) P3O
7 4 (0.37%) GAMP
7 4 (0.37%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.19%) COBIT
9 2 (0.19%) GMP
10 1 (0.094%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.094%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.37%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.28%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.094%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (1.03%) SCCM
2 8 (0.75%) OVSD
3 5 (0.47%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (0.28%) Netcool
4 3 (0.28%) WMI
5 2 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (0.094%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.094%) SCOM
6 1 (0.094%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.094%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.094%) OpenView
6 1 (0.094%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.094%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 182 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 58 (5.43%) Oracle
3 50 (4.68%) SAP
4 41 (3.84%) Cisco
5 26 (2.43%) HP
6 22 (2.06%) VMware
7 19 (1.78%) CheckPoint
8 17 (1.59%) Citrix
9 8 (0.75%) Business Objects
9 8 (0.75%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.66%) F5
10 7 (0.66%) Amdocs
11 6 (0.56%) Cognos
11 6 (0.56%) Juniper
11 6 (0.56%) Ericsson
11 6 (0.56%) Hyperion
11 6 (0.56%) NetApp
12 5 (0.47%) Baan
12 5 (0.47%) Informatica
12 5 (0.47%) EMC
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source
Rate: £350 - £480 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
The Myers Group
Rate: From £450 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nakama
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £170 - £175 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £300 - £345 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £180 - £201 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago